The table below looks at the statistics for the Cyber Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Architect
Rank 899 928 887
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Architect 16 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 3
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £79,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £70,000 £89,500
UK excluding London average salary £76,250 £61,250 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+24.48% -20.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cyber Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cyber Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cyber Security Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect within the UK.

Cyber Security Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cyber Security Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Cyber Security Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cyber Security Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 16 £60,000 -11.11% 2
London +40 10 £55,000 -21.42% 2
City of London - 9 £55,000 -
South East - 6 £76,250 -
Hook - 3 £92,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £92,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -

Cyber Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cyber Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cyber Security Architect in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 28 (80.00%) Security Architecture
3 24 (68.57%) Information Security
4 21 (60.00%) CISSP
5 15 (42.86%) CISM
6 14 (40.00%) Degree
7 13 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (34.29%) Finance
9 11 (31.43%) Network Security
10 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
10 10 (28.57%) Identity Management
11 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
12 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
12 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
12 8 (22.86%) Protective Monitoring
13 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
13 7 (20.00%) Security Management
13 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (20.00%) Firewall
13 7 (20.00%) SSL
14 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection\Protection
14 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
15 5 (14.29%) CRISC
15 5 (14.29%) CISA
15 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (14.29%) IBM
15 5 (14.29%) Middleware

Cyber Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cyber Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cyber Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Network Security
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) SSL
3 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) UNIX
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 28 (80.00%) Security Architecture
3 24 (68.57%) Information Security
4 13 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (28.57%) Identity Management
6 8 (22.86%) Protective Monitoring
7 7 (20.00%) Security Management
7 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
10 3 (8.57%) Data Security
10 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
10 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (8.57%) SABSA
11 2 (5.71%) Coaching
11 2 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) CISSP
2 15 (42.86%) CISM
3 14 (40.00%) Degree
4 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
5 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.29%) CISA
6 5 (14.29%) CRISC
7 4 (11.43%) PhD
7 4 (11.43%) GIAC
8 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.86%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Intel
2 3 (8.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.71%) Splunk
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) LogRhythm
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000k-£70,000k
Posted: 3 days ago